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Tolpidol D Tablet

Manufacturer: Themis Medicare Ltd
Medicine composition: Tolperisone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: February 04, 2020

Tolpidol D Tablet is used to treat spine and joint pain, stiffness of muscles, and pain in blood vessels. It also acts on the central nervous system and relieves pain. This medication belongs to the class of muscle relaxants.

Let your doctor know if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding if you’re taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, herbal medicines and diet supplements.

This medicine should be taken with food. It is important that you take it regularly. Remember to ask the doctor any queries that you may have about the medicine and the course of the treatment. Keep him abreast of your condition as the course of treatment progresses.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.

The medication is helpful in treating the given problems:

  • Muscle Spasm

  • Severe Back Pain

  • Post-cerebral stroke spasticity

  • Trapezitis

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication is contraindicated if the women are breastfeeding her child.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The action of this medicine is initiated within 30 minutes after the administration of the medicine.
  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The time for which this medicine remain active is between 6 - 8 hrs.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Tolpidol D Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This medicine belongs to the centrally acting muscle relaxant drug category. It works by blocking the voltage-gated Na+ and Ca2+ channels at the reticular formation. These are present as interconnected nuclei, located throughout the brain stem.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication reacts with Allopurinol, Probenecid, Methocarbamol, Tetracyclines.

Ques: What is Tolpidol D Tablet?

Ans: This medication belongs to the class of muscle relaxants used to treat spine and joint pain, stiffness of muscles, and pain in blood vessels

Ques: How long do I need to use Tolpidol D Tablet before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: This medication is to be taken till the time you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Tolpidol D Tablet?

Ans: This medication should be taken regularly in the dosage as prescribed by the doctor.

Ques: Should I use Tolpidol D Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication should be taken after food in a prescribed dosage.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Tolpidol D Tablet?

Ans: This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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